Tags: History

Elizabeth Farrelly | Killing Sydney

‘Great cities need great champions. Sydney needs Elizabeth Farrelly.’ – Adam Spencer Killing Sydney, Elizabeth Farrelly’s hotly anticipated new book on the fight for a city’s soul, is one of the first major publishing events for 2021. Informed by her history as a architectural writer and former city councillor, Farrelly gives voice to the concerns many […]

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Jenny Hocking | The Palace Letters

A political betrayal. A constitutional crisis. A hidden correspondence. Since the infamous event of Gough Whitlam’s sacking, the letters exchanged between John Kerr and the palace have remained hidden. It took Professor Jenny Hocking 10 years and a four-year legal battle to force the National Archives to release the letters. The Palace Letters is the […]

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